Pharmacological action

 Tablets Parlodel
 By inhibiting the secretion of prolactin, Parlodel helps to normalize the menstrual cycle and restore ovulation in women, suppresses the physiological lactation, reduces the number and size of cysts in the breast. It does not increase the risk of thromboembolism and does not violate the involution of the uterus in the postpartum period.

In patients with acromegaly reduces the concentration of prolactin and growth hormone in plasma.

In Parkinson's disease restores the neurochemical balance in the basal ganglia. Parlodel, patient testimonials confirm this reduces the delayed action, rigidity, tremor, depression and other symptoms of the disease at any stage.

Product form

Parlodel discharged in the form of tablets (2, 5 mg) for 10 units. in blisters (pack 3 pcs.) and 30 pieces. in bottles of dark glass, packed in cardboard boxes.

Indications pills Parlodel

According to the instructions, Parlodel is prescribed in such cases:

  • prolaktinzavisimye menstrual irregularities;
  • beginning postnatal mastitis;
  • suppression of postpartum lactation (for medical reasons);
  • "Bloating" of the mammary glands after the birth;
  • female infertility;
  • mastalgia, other benign mammary tumors;
  • polycystic ovary syndrome;
  • Parkinson's disease;
  • acromegaly (in the complex therapy or as an alternative to radiation / surgery);
  • prolactinoma (adenoma);
  • hyperprolactinemia in men ( increasing the concentration of the hormone prolactin) ;
  • acromegaly (neuroendocrine disease).


According to the instructions, Parlodel not prescribed for:

  • in case of hypersensitivity to the drug;
  • Ischemic heart disease and other serious cardiovascular diseases;
  • preeclampsia (pregnancy complications);
  • hypertension during pregnancy and the postpartum period;
  • the availability and / or a history of severe psychiatric disorders;
  • presence of malignant mammary tumors;
  • hypersensitivity to ergot alkaloids.

In the absence of data on the use of the drug in children under 7 years old, his appointment is contraindicated representatives of the age group.

Due to the lack of clinical data is not recommended to use Parlodel to eliminate premenstrual syndrome.

Instructions Parlodel: Dosage and administration

 The drug Parlodel
 Parlodel Pills taken orally during meals.

During the menstrual cycle and female infertility prescribed 1, 25 mg 2-3 times a day, if necessary dose can be increased to 7, 5 mg / day.

For the treatment of hyperprolactinemia in men is also assigned to 1, 25 mg 2-3 times a day, increasing to a maximum dose of 10 mg / day.

For suppression of lactation postpartum incipient mastitis treatment take 1, 25 mg twice a first day of treatment, and the next 14 days 2, 5 mg twice / day.

In order to prevent the start of lactation Parlodel reception begin a few hours after abortion or childbirth.

When prolactinomas and acromegaly take 1, 25 mg 2-3 p / day, gradually increasing the dose to 10-20 mg / day.

For the treatment of Parkinson's disease by Parlodel instructions prescribed 1, 25 mg once a day (preferably in the evening) during the first week of treatment. Then slowly increase the daily rate (1, 25 mg) every week in order to select the individual minimum effective dosage.

Side effects

The drug Parlodel, patient testimonials confirm this may be accompanied by a number of side effects:

  • headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia;
  • confusion;
  • movement disorders;
  • hallucinations;
  • blurred vision;
  • noise in ears;
  • hypotension;
  • nasal congestion;
  • vomiting, constipation, nausea, dry mouth;
  • allergic reaction of the skin;
  • fatigue;
  • hair loss.

According to reviews, Parlodel in high doses rarely provoke increased libido, changes in sexual behavior, hypersexuality. All symptoms disappeared after treatment discontinuation or dose reduction.

Overdose parlodel

If overdose observed vomiting, nausea, drowsiness, dizziness, tachycardia, postural hypotension, hypotension, hallucinations, lethargy. In such cases, immediately after taking the drug recommended gastric lavage, or at least take activated charcoal and conduct symptomatic treatment of acute poisoning. For relief of hallucinations and vomiting can be appointed metoclopramide.

Storage and supply of pharmacies

Pharmacies sell Parlodel strictly on prescription.

Store drug can 3 years at a temperature up to 30 about FROM.